Stop sign installed in Belmont after crossing guard is hit

A four-way stop sign that residents in Belmont requested after a crossing guard was struck has finally been installed. The request came after a crossing

The Department of Transportation installed the stop sign at 188th Street and Bathgate Avenue.

The Department of Transportation installed the stop sign at 188th Street and Bathgate Avenue. (7/2/15)

THE BRONX - A four-way stop sign that residents in Belmont requested after a crossing guard was struck has finally been installed.

The request came after a crossing guard for Our Lady of Mount Carmel School was struck while on the job in mid-May.

The community demanded that the city's Department of Transportation install the stop sign at 188th Street and Bathgate Avenue.

Residents say they are also pushing for the DOT to conduct a speed bump survey of the area.

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